Homecoming 2013 Weekend Schedule

Homecoming 2013: November 1-3

Events and times are preliminary and may be subject to change. Please call the alumni office at 641-585-8140 for further information, or email alumni@waldorf.edu.

Friday, November 1, 2013

7 a.m. – 9 p.m. Warrior Crossing Open (Atrium)
8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Luise V. Hanson Library and Archives Open
View items from Waldorf’s history on display in the Archives. (Second Floor).
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Waldorf Bookstore Open (Voss Hall)
4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Registration
Pick up your tickets! (Atrium)
5:30 p.m. Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Banquet
Inductees include: Leonard Moritz ’63, Corey Rude ’98, Teri Blood Root ’00 and Alisa Steffen Turner ’00. Reception begins at 5 p.m. (Salveson Ballroom)
8 p.m. Warrior Pep Fest/Bonfire/Coronation
Join athletic teams, cheerleaders, and students at this non-alcoholic event as they fire up for homecoming games and crown the homecoming queen/king. (Fieldhouse South Parking Lot)

Saturday, November 2, 2013

8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Registration
Pick up your tickets! (Atrium)
8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Pancake Feed
Enjoy some hot flap-jacks, sausage, fruit and more. Free-will donation. (Ballroom, Salveson Hall)
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Forest City Craft Fair
It’s Ladies Day Out in Forest City, so take advantage of the city craft fair. (Civic Center – two blocks north of campus on 6th St. and Legion Hall – Clark St., across from the Court House)
9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Luise V. Hanson Library and Archives Open
Tour the Luise V. Hanson Library, view items from Waldorf’s history and help identify photos in the Archives. (Second Floor)
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Waldorf Bookstore Open (Voss Hall)
10 a.m. Homecoming Parade
Grand Marshall: Julienne Friday ’68, Professor of Sociology and Psychology. Reunion classes and special groups are encouraged to have an entry in the parade. If interested in participating, please call (641) 585-8726.
10 a.m. Men’s Soccer Game
Waldorf vs. Bellevue. (Bolstorff Field)
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Alumni Choir Sing-A-Long (Recital Hall)
11:45 a.m. Class Reunion & Alumni Luncheon
Classes 1943, 1948, 1953, 1958, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003 and 2008 will celebrate their class reunion, however, all alumni are welcome to attend the luncheon. There will be tables for non-reunion classes and current and former faculty/staff. All alumni lunches will be held in the Atrium with classrooms available later for conversation if preferred. Advance tickets needed. (Atrium)
11:45 a.m. Special 50th Class Reunion Lunch
Class of 1963 – (Salveson Ballroom)
12 p.m. Women’s Soccer Game
Waldorf vs. Bellevue (Bolstorff Field)
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Art and Craft Fair
Enjoy works of art for sale by alumni, Waldorf faculty/staff, and friends. If you are interested in having a booth to display your work, please contact the alumni office at (641) 585-8140 or alumni@waldorf.edu. (Salveson Lobby)

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1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Photo Booth
Take a photo of you and your old roommate, old flame or good friend in the free old-fashioned photo booth. (Salveson Lobby)
2 p.m. – 3 p.m. Alumni Board Meeting (Atrium Conference Room)
3 p.m. Homecoming Football Game
Cheer on the Warriors as they take on Grand View College and enjoy some half-time entertainment including recognition of the newest members of the Waldorf College Athletic Hall of Fame! (Bolstorff Field)
3:15 p.m. Campus Tour
Take a student-guided tour of campus. (Departs from Salveson Lobby)
3:30 p.m. Afternoon Tea & Goodies
Enjoy some complimentary tea and goodies in the Library Lounge, then head upstairs to the Archives and reminisce while viewing mementos and photos of the past. You may also help staff identify photos! (Luise V. Hanson Library)
5 p.m. Taste of Waldorf!
Join us for dinner at this special event as we recognize the 2013 Alumni Distinguished Service Award honorees: Dr. Mark Lund ’67 and Jan Rosdail-Aegerter ’72, and Recent Alumni Award for Service recipient, Andrew Schryver ’06. President Bob Alsop will also bring a brief update on the college. Advance tickets needed. (Atrium)
7 p.m. Men’s Ice Hockey Game
Waldorf Warriors vs. University of Minnesota Gophers (home game played at Albert Lea Ice Arena)
7:30 p.m. Waldorf Homecoming Music Concert
The Waldorf Choir and Wind Symphony present their homecoming concert. (Immanuel Lutheran Church)

Sunday, November 3, 2013

10:45 a.m. Homecoming Worship Service
Join other Waldorf alumni and members of Immanuel for worship and song. All are welcome. (Immanuel Lutheran Church)
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Waldorf Bookstore Open (Voss Hall)
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Brunch for Students and Guests
On your own (Dining Hall or Area Restaurants)
1 p.m. Musical Theatre Showcase
Join the Theatre Department as they showcase the musical talents of our students in a special “My Dream Role” presentation of musical theatre. In the first act, students will sing solos, duets, and ensembles from their dream Broadway roles. The second act will highlight excerpts from the Broadway hit Avenue Q featuring puppets constructed and manipulated by Dr. Sollish’s Puppetry class. (Smith Theatre)